Kenneth E. Danhoff

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018
3:00 PM-7:00 PM

Thursday, February 1, 2018
11:00 AM

Kenneth E. "Kenny" Danhoff, age 85, resident of Willard, Ohio passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at the Willard Mercy Hospital. He was born on May 15, 1932 in Willard to the late Samuel and Jenny (Workman) Danhoff and had been a life long Willard resident. Mr. Danhoff was a graduate of New Haven High School and was once employed with Wiers Farms, Wilcox Garage, the B&O Railroad, and retired from the City of Willard Police Department. He attended the Willard Church of God and was a member of the Willard Moose Lodge #2153. Kenny enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, and most of all spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Ellen (Eastman) Danhoff who he married on September 26, 1960; five daughters, Susan (Dick) Beverly of Plymouth, Sharon and (Ken) Holida of Willard, Elana (Doug) Hughes of New Haven, Deborah (Kenny) Miller of Willard, and Rhonda (Ron) Fritz of Willard; fourteen grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two grandchildren, Amber Wright and Adam Castle; four brothers, Pete, John, Robert, and Harold Danhoff; and two sisters, Ruth Postema and Florence Gremmer.

Visitation will be held at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Rhonda Holbrook officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven. Memorial contributions can be made to the Willard Church of God or the Willard Police Department. Online condolence can be made at


ken and cyndi shoup - Feb 2, 2018
Kenny was a wonderful man and so loved by many. Sending prayers to teveryone.
Kathy Lillo Sanchez - Feb 1, 2018
Thoughts & PRAYERS for all the family. Kenny was a great man & a good friend to my Dad, Joe Lillo Sr. MAY HE REST In Paradise & MAY GOD give you ALL comfort & STRENGTH for the days ahead.
Bob Carpenter - Jan 31, 2018
RIP, Kenny.
Lori Garcia and Ron Monson - Jan 31, 2018
So sorry to hear about Kenny. He was always so good to us. He will be missed.
Lori Garcia and Ron Monson - Jan 31, 2018
So sorry to hear about Kenny. He was always so good to us. He will be missed.
Bob Ayres - Jan 31, 2018
I’m sorry to hear the sad news about Ken. Kind thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends. May God grant you the strength and comfort needed to get through the difficult days ahead, and fond memories for the years to come.
Scott Garner - Jan 31, 2018
May God comfort the family and friends of Kenny at this difficult time. This fine man of the community, and a friend to many, will be greatly missed.
Mike and Linda Veletean - Jan 31, 2018
We were so sorry to hear about Kenny. He will be missed but there's no doubt he will never be forgotten. Just a great great man
Mariann - Jan 30, 2018
So Sorry for your Loss, Hope you find comfort in knowing he is in a better place now. May all of your Memories help you through this Difficult time.
Pastor Greg Griffith - Jan 30, 2018
I will miss my friend Kenny very much Ellen Though distance is between us as I am out of the country, my heart is with you and the family. Much love and many prayers at the time of your loss
- Jan 29, 2018
Ellen , I was so sorry to hear of your loss. Ken was one fine fellow . I'm sure he will be missed by all who loved him May he now rest in peace My prayers are with you and family. I know what it is to lose loved ones. Gladys Hicks
Don Mossman - Jan 29, 2018
My heart goes out to all of you at this difficult time of Kenny's passing. He was a good man and will be missed. Peace, Don Mossman
Kim Sexton - Jan 29, 2018
Many thoughts and Prayers to you all. I am so sorry for your loss.
Linda Mosley Shorter - Jan 29, 2018
To Kenny's family i extend sincere sympathy. Have many fun and fond memories of him when I lived in Willard. He was special in many ways and will be missed by lots of friends and his family. Peace be with you all at this very sad time.
Becky Danhoff Veltkamp - Jan 29, 2018
Our prayers are with you, Aunt Ellen, and the rest of your family over the loss of such a sweet man. Uncle Kenny will be so missed. Love him and you guys!
Brenda Henning - Jan 29, 2018
Kenny was an awesome man and great person. We will miss him in Potter County. Never saw him when he wasnt concerned for how I was doing. Loved him
JA Ganni - Jan 29, 2018
Prayers go out to the family of Kenny Danhoff.... Kenny was one great person...... JA Ganni of Indiana
David Dalton - Jan 29, 2018
Ellen and Family, sorry to hear of the passing of Kenney, he was a very good friend and person.
Sandee Neeley - Jan 28, 2018
A sad day today as I feel like I have lost a part of my family. Kenny was such a nice man and will be missed by many. RIP (second Dad)
Debra - Jan 28, 2018
Sincerest condolences from Jack Hughes, Debbie Hughes, and Sherri French. May you find peace and comfort in the loving arms of your family and friends.
Janet Van Zoest Shipman - Jan 28, 2018
My thoughts are with all of during this difficult time. I have fond memories of your dad. ❤️ Sending love and hugs from Maryland! Janet
Denise and Bob Deppen - Jan 28, 2018
Sorry for your loss....prayers for the family...
Jeanetta osborne - Jan 28, 2018
I am so sorry to learn of kenny he will missed my heart goes out to the family prayers
Sam and Denise Jarrett - Jan 28, 2018
RIP Uncle Kenny. We are keeping all the family in our thoughts and prayers through these difficult times.